This regional dataset shows the distribution of mangroves and was compiled by UNEP-WCMC through processing of Landsat TM 5 and Landsat 7 ETM+ images dating predominantly from 1999-2001. These data were published in association with the UNEP-Regional Seas Programme in the report: "Mangroves of Western and Central Africa" written and compiled by Emily Corcoran, Corinna Ravilious and Mike Skuja. (June 2007).
Mangroves of Western Central Africa (2006) compiled by UNEP World Conservation Monitoring Centre (UNEP-WCMC). Dataset processed from Landsat imagery circ 2000.
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